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"Capricornes" (Capricorn Beetles) Bottle with Stopper

Designer:
René-Jules Lalique (French, Aÿ 1860–1945 Paris)
Date:
1912
Culture:
French
Medium:
Glass
Dimensions:
H. 3-1/4 in. (8.3 cm)
Classification:
Glass
Credit Line:
Purchase, Edward C. Moore Jr. Gift, 1923
Accession Number:
23.173.3ab
Not on view
Inscription: (on base): FRANCE R LALIQUE
the designer, Paris (1912–23; sold to MMA)

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Masterpieces of French Art Deco," August 4, 2009–January 23, 2011, no catalogue.

Félix Marcilhac. René Lalique, 1860–1945: Maître-verrier. Analyse de l'oeuvre et catalogue raisonné. Rev. ed (1st ed., 1989). Paris, 2004, p. 327.



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